Opened in 1998, the Women's Resource Center enhances the academic performance and personal development of women at Georgia Tech by providing information, support, training, and services. This collection consist of administrative and event materials depicting the history of the center.
Permission to publish materials from this collection must be obtained from the Head of Archives and Special Collections.
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These records contain administrative materials, such as the proposal to create the Women's Resouce Center in 1997. Numerous flyers, pamphlets, programs, and information packets document such events as Take Back the Night and the Women's Leadership Conference.
The Women's Resource Center opened its doors in 1998 with a ribbon cutting ceremony on April 23, with Georgia Tech President Wayne Clough presiding over the event. With the development of the center, women were able to build a strong community among themselves.
The first Women's Resource Center Coordinator was Rachel Jackson. Two years later in 2000, Yvette Upton became the new coordinator for the center.
All folders are arranged alphabetically.
A print copy of this finding aid is available in the Georgia Tech Archives reading room.
Accession #2002.061 and 2003.010.
T-shirts, mouse pads, and message board have been removed and housed with the artifact collection.
Jody Lloyd Thompson processed these papers in 2003.
Part of the Archives and Special Collections, Library, Georgia Institute of Technology Repository